Welcome to Social Sciences Computing Services

At the University of Chicago

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SSCS handles procurement and support for faculty, staff, and other academic appointees in the Division of Social Sciences. Faculty and Staff in the Social Sciences Division also receive support from our Operations Support Team for desktop applications and hardware.

Desktop Support
Getting Logged On

Research Support

Researchers wanting access for their teams to advanced analysis tools will find comprehensive assistance from our Research Support Group.

Research Support
SSCS Cluster


SSCS offers support for classroom technologies, web-conferencing, and the development of audio-visual resources to support the Division’s teaching mission. To book Teaching & Technology to assist with hybrid and remote events and classes please click the link below.

Teaching & Technology

Data Security and Compliance Support

The SSD Divisional Security Officer [DSO] provides consulting for security concerns related to pre-award grant development, Data Use Agreements, compliance and Data Management Plans.

Divisional Security Officer